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Brethren Digital Archives

The Mission of the Brethren Digital Archives is to digitize some or all of the periodicals produced from the beginning of publication to the year 2000 by each of the Brethren bodies who trace their origin to the baptism near Schwarzenau, Germany in 1708.

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Church of the Brethren--Periodicals 118
Dunkard Brethren--Periodicals 85
Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches--Periodicals 83
Elizabethtown College yearbook 82
National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals 59
Brethren Church (Ashland Group)--Periodicals 45
Old Brethren--Pilgrim--Religious Periodical 39
German Baptist Brethren (U.S.) -- Periodicals 36
German Baptist Brethren (U.S.) -- Clergy -- Directories 35
Theology--Periodicals 34
Church of the Brethren Priodicals 29
Church of the Brethren- Missions 29
Church of the Brethren-Periodicals 23
Old Brethren 18
Pilgrim 18
Religious Periodical 18
Elizabethtown College publication 15
Church of the Brethren -- Periodicals 13
Church of the Brethren -- Clergy -- Directories 10
Fraternity of German Baptists (U.S.)--Periodicals. Church of the Brethren--Periodicals. 9
Fraternity of German Baptists (U.S.) 6
German Baptist Brethren (U.S.) 6
German Baptist Brethren (U.S.)--Periodicals. 6
Annual Meeting 3
Bible Monitor 3
Brethren 3
Brethren Studies 3
Clergy 3
Directories 3
Dunkard Brethren 3
Minutes 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
Church of the Brethren 1
Church of the Brethren. Districts. Western Pennsylvania 1
Ephrata Cloister 1
German Baptist Brethren 1
German Baptist Brethren (1881) (U.S.) 1
German Baptist Brethren (U.S) 1
German Baptist Brethren (U.S.) -- Clergy --... 1
Greman Baptist Brethren (U.S.) -- Clergy -- Directories 1
Indians of North America 1
Keywords: Old Brethren--Pilgrim--Religious Periodical 1
Missions 1
Paris Peace Conference (1919-1920) 1
Peace 1
Pennsylvania Dutch 1
Physical geography 1
Seventh-day Baptists 1
Susquehanna Indians 1
War 1
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English 725
German 13
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215,015
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The Brethren Historical Library and Archives is the official repository for Church of the Brethren publications and records. Its purpose is to keep alive the Brethren faith heritage by collecting and preserving materials relating to the cultural, socio-economic, theological, genealogical, and institutional history of the Brethren.
Elizabethtown College
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135
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162,413
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by Elizabethtown College
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Books made available by Elizabethtown College
Grace College Seminary
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86
ITEMS
129,290
VIEWS
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Founded in 1939, the Morgan Library contains more than 150,000 volumes which are classified in the Library of Congress classification system. Special Collections include the Papers of the American Evangelist William A. "Billy" Sunday, as well as archives of the Winona Lake Bible Conference, Grace College and Seminary, and various Grace Brethren agencies.
Brethren Heritage Center
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146
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100,160
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The Brethren Heritage Center, located in Brookville, Ohio, is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving historical and current information concerning the various Brethren bodies which have a rich heritage dating to 1708 in Schwarzenau, Germany. The Brethren bodies involved with the Brethren Heritage Center are: Church of the Brethren, Conservative Grace Brethren International, Dunkard Brethren, Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches, German Baptist Brethren, Old Brethren, Old Brethren...
Bridgewater College
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81
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89,955
VIEWS
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Bridgewater College’s Alexander Mack Memorial Library Special Collections is committed to providing first-hand access to historical materials for Bridgewater students, faculty and independent researchers. Special Collections includes published and non-published archival resources in the areas of: * Bridgewater College * Church of the Brethren * Virginia, Shenandoah Valley, and Rockingham County history * Genealogy Access to these collections is by appointment only. Contact Stephanie Gardner,...
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The Manchester University Brethren Historical Collection contains the records of the Church of the Brethren in Indiana, monographs published by Brethren Press in Elgin, IL, and other church records, bibles, hymnals, genealogical material, and periodicals of interest to the Brethren. The Brethren issued almanacs in this digital collection include astronomical advice about seasonal activities, as well as the names and addresses of ministers, historical information, biographies of Brethren...
Ashland University Archives
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45
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66,048
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Ashland University Archives is located on the 7th floor of the University Library building on the Ashland University campus in Ashland, Ohio. The purpose of the Ashland University Archives is to collect, organize, preserve, index, and make available for research use various types of records and materials related to the Ashbrook Center and Ashland University. The primary mission of the archival program located at Ashland University is to aggressively acquire, preserve and make accessible to...
Juniata College-Beeghly Library
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16
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32,630
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Juniata College is blessed with an unusually strong collection of manuscripts and rare books. The collection is rated among the top six German-American research repositories in the nation.
Bethany Theological Seminary
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Bethany Theological Seminary equips spiritual and intellectual leaders with an Incarnational education for ministering, proclaiming, and living out God's shalom and Christ's peace in the church and world. Students and faculty from Bethany rely on and contribute to the Lilly Library of Earlham College. Lilly Library contains approximately 400,000 volumes and serves students and faculty at Earlham College, Bethany Theological Seminary, and Earlham School of Religion. Roughly 1,000 of these items...
Elizabethtown College
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"Biographies": p. [303]-570
Topic: Church of the Brethren. Districts. Western Pennsylvania
Elizabethtown College
by Clare, Israel Smith, 1847-1924.; Lyle, Anna, ed
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Elizabethtown College
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Grace College Seminary
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The Ashland Theological Bulletin is the voice of Ashland Theological Seminary. It's intent is to scholarly works, reviews and other essays of the Seminary faculty.
Topic: Theology--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Farrar, Fletcher
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Elizabethtown College
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Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Farrar, Fletcher
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
BHLA
by Frantz, Edward, 1868-1962
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The Primitive Christian and The Brethren at Work consolidated into The Gospel Messenger in 1883 and became the official paper of the Church of the Brethren. The Gospel Messenger became The Messenger in 1965, and continues to be published by Brethren Press.
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald is the denominational jounal of the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. It's intent is to provide information about foreign and home missions for the denomination.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
Elizabethtown College
by Richards, Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, 1848-1935
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Topic: Pennsylvania Dutch
BHLA
by Farrar, Fletcher
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Royer, Howard E., 1930-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Elizabethtown College
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BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Ashland University Archives
by Brethren Church, Ashland, Ohio
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Topic: Brethren Church (Ashland Group)--Periodicals
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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The Ashland Theological Bulletin is the voice of Ashland Theological Seminary. It's intent is to scholarly works, reviews and other essays of the Seminary faculty.
Topic: Theology--Periodicals
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by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Frantz, Edward, 1868-1962
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The Primitive Christian and The Brethren at Work consolidated into The Gospel Messenger in 1883 and became the official paper of the Church of the Brethren. The Gospel Messenger became The Messenger in 1965, and continues to be published by Brethren Press.
Bridgewater College
by Eshelman, M.M.; Harrison, S.J.; Stein, J.W.; Moore, John H.
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Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
Juniata College-Beeghly Library
by Brumbaugh, H. B. (Henry Boyer), 1836-1919 ; Brumbaugh, J.B.
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The Weekly-Pilgrim was first published as an 8-page publication in 1872 and was formally known as The Pilgrim. The Pilgrim was briefly renamed in January 1872 where it then returned to its original name in 1875. Edited and published in James Creek, PA by the Brumbaugh Bros., it was a publication that revealed their views of the Brethren policies.
Topic: German Baptist Brethren (U.S.)--Periodicals.
Source: folio
Elizabethtown College
by Elizabethtown College
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The Elizabethtown College yearbook was known as the Etonian from 1922-1950; then changed its name to the Conestogan in 1951. No yearbook was published in 1929, or for the 1941-1942 academic year.
Topic: Elizabethtown College yearbook
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Elizabethtown College
by Elizabethtown College
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The Elizabethtown College yearbook was known as the Etonian from 1922-1950; then changed its name to the Conestogan in 1951. No yearbook was published in 1929, or for the 1941-1942 academic year.
Topic: Elizabethtown College yearbook
Ashland University Archives
by Brethren Church, Ashland, Ohio
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Topic: Brethren Church (Ashland Group)--Periodicals
Elizabethtown College
by Elizabethtown College
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The Elizabethtown College yearbook was known as the Etonian from 1922-1950; then changed its name to the Conestogan in 1951. No yearbook was published in 1929, or for the 1941-1942 academic year.
Topic: Elizabethtown College yearbook
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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The Primitive Christian and The Brethren at Work consolidated into The Gospel Messenger in 1883 and became the official paper of the Church of the Brethren. The Gospel Messenger became The Messenger in 1965, and continues to be published by Brethren Press.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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Grace Theological Journal is a publication of Grace Theological Seminary and contains articles of theological interest, the majority of which are written by the faculty of the Seminary.
Topics: Theology--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches--Periodicals
BHLA
by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Royer, Howard E., 1930-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Royer, Howard E., 1930-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Royer, Howard E., 1930-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Ashland University Archives
by Brethren Church, Ashland, Ohio
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Topic: Brethren Church (Ashland Group)--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald is the denominational jounal of the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. It's intent is to provide information about foreign and home missions for the denomination.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
Manchester University Archives and Brethren Historical Collection
by Benshoff, William St. Clair, 1914-1991
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missing no. 46 (Conference Minutes of the Brethren Church)
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...
Bridgewater College
by Eshelman, M.M.; Harrison, S.J.; Stein, J.W.; Moore, John H.
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Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Source: folio
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Morse, Kenneth I., 1913-1999
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The Primitive Christian and The Brethren at Work consolidated into The Gospel Messenger in 1883 and became the official paper of the Church of the Brethren. The Gospel Messenger became The Messenger in 1965, and continues to be published by Brethren Press.
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
BHLA
by Thomasson, Kermon R., 1936-
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Messenger is the official magazine of the Church of the Brethren. It traces its beginnings to The Gospel Visitor, founded by Henry Kurtz in April 1851, in Poland, OH.
Topic: Church of the Brethren--Periodicals
Elizabethtown College
by Elizabethtown College
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The Elizabethtown College yearbook was known as the Etonian from 1922-1950; then changed its name to the Conestogan in 1951. No yearbook was published in 1929, or for the 1941-1942 academic year.
Topic: Elizabethtown College yearbook
Grace College Seminary
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The Brethren Missionary Herald was the magazine for the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Published from 1940 until 1996, it provided information about the national organizations of the fellowship, including foreign missions, home missions, Christian education, women's ministries, and Grace College and Seminary.
Topics: National Fellowship of Brethren Churches--Missions--Periodicals, Fellowship of Grace Brethren...